Operation Redwing Apache shot 1.9MT Thermonuclear test Enewetak Atoll July 8 1956 DOE [3200 x 2528]

Operation Redwing Apache shot 1.9MT Thermonuclear test Enewetak Atoll July 8 1956 DOE [3200 x 2528]

Another photo of Nuclear Bomb Test Seminole, Enewetak Atoll, June 1956.

Another photo of Nuclear Bomb Test Seminole, Enewetak Atoll, June 1956.

The nuclear trash can of the pacific on Enewetak Atoll... What you see on the picture above is just what the title says... a massive concrete lid to a 107 m diameter nuclear waste trash can on a beautiful island in the middle of the Pacific ocean.

The nuclear trash can of the pacific on Enewetak Atoll... What you see on the picture above is just what the title says... a massive concrete lid to a 107 m diameter nuclear waste trash can on a beautiful island in the middle of the Pacific ocean.

Enewetak Atoll - I did nuclear clean up Oct '77 thru May '78 and no I don't glow in the  dark.

Enewetak Atoll - I did nuclear clean up Oct '77 thru May '78 and no I don't glow in the dark.

U.S. Marines rest aboard a ship in the Marshall Islands following their victory at the Battle of Eniwetok, where they took Enewetak Atoll from the Imperial Japanese in under a week. Near Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands. February 1944.

U.S. Marines rest aboard a ship in the Marshall Islands following their victory at the Battle of Eniwetok, where they took Enewetak Atoll from the Imperial Japanese in under a week. Near Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands. February 1944.

Elugelab (or Elugelap; Marshallese: Āllokļap-- was an island, part of the Enewetak atoll in the Marshall Islands. It was increased in size, and then destroyed by the world's first test of a hydrogen bomb on 1 November 1952, by shot "Mike" of Operation Ivy. Prior to being enlarged, and destroyed, the island was described as "just another small naked island of the atoll".

Elugelab (or Elugelap; Marshallese: Āllokļap-- was an island, part of the Enewetak atoll in the Marshall Islands. It was increased in size, and then destroyed by the world's first test of a hydrogen bomb on 1 November 1952, by shot "Mike" of Operation Ivy. Prior to being enlarged, and destroyed, the island was described as "just another small naked island of the atoll".

Test Series: Ivy  Shot: Mike  Time: 19:14:59.4 31 October 1952 (GMT)  07:14:59.4 1 November 1952 (local)  Location:	Elugelab ("Flora") Island, Enewetak Atoll  Test Height and Type: Surface burst  Yield: 10.4 Mt  A "wet" bomb, Mike was the first thermonuclear device detonated.

Test Series: Ivy Shot: Mike Time: 19:14:59.4 31 October 1952 (GMT) 07:14:59.4 1 November 1952 (local) Location: Elugelab ("Flora") Island, Enewetak Atoll Test Height and Type: Surface burst Yield: 10.4 Mt A "wet" bomb, Mike was the first thermonuclear device detonated.

VIP observers are lit up by the light of an atomic bomb, Operation Greenhouse, Enewetak Atoll, 1951

VIP observers are lit up by the light of an atomic bomb, Operation Greenhouse, Enewetak Atoll, 1951

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